Scholarships - New

Each year, the Department of Music at Southwestern gives away thousands of dollars in scholarship money to elite musicians. Music Festival Scholarships are awarded to talented juniors and...

Ticket Info

A Night at the Meyerson Join us on February 11, 2018 for the 25th anniversary Music Festival Concert at the world-famous Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center. This concert benefits the student...

Saxophone

Saxophone Ensemble The Festival Saxophone Ensemble is made up of elite high school and academy saxophonists from across the country and is directed by Dr. Scott Campbell.  The ensemble...

Saxophone Participants

Saxophone Participants Parker Birdsong ALTO Timber Creek High school Abigail Corona ALTO Timber Creek High school ...

choir

  Mass Choir The Festival Mass Choir is directed by Jonathan E. L. Wall and is made up of singers representing high schools and academies from across the country. The Festival...

Schedule

Wednesday, February 7   7:30                  Showcase Concert**       ...

Choir Participants

Choir Participants   Abby Potts ALTO Keene ISD Abigail Minnet ALTO Jefferson Christian Academy ...

Honors Choir

Honors Choir We are proud to announce the 2018 Festival Honors Choir! The Honors Choir members were selected and reflect the top auditions from Mass Choir. This year the Honors Choir...

Rogerio Nunes

Rogério Nunes, MMUS Interim Director of Orchestral and Instrumental Studies Brazilian violinist and violist Rogerio Nunes is currently finishing his DMA in violin performance, with a...

bios

    Kim Andre Arnesen Featured Composer Emily Levin Guest Soloist Jonathan E. L. Wall Choral Clinician Dr. Devon Howard ...

Sponsors

A Night at the Meyerson Sponsors Proceeds benefit the student music experience at Southwestern Adventist University.    Presidential Sponsor $10,000 Lane and Renee...

Marc

Jonathan E. L. Wall Jonathan Wall is the director of choral & vocal studies at Southwestern Adventist University. Since arriving at Southwestern in 2009, Mr. Wall has developed the...

Devon

Dr. Devon Howard is the Director of Keyboard & Theory Studies and Music Department Chair at Southwestern Adventist University. Devon was born in Colorado and began piano studies...

Kim Andre Arnesen

  Kim André Arnesen (b. 1980) is one of the most frequently performed classical composers from Norway today. He grew up in Trondheim and started at the music school at the age of 6...

Music Festival Welcome

  Southwestern Music Festival February 8 - 11, 2018   Welcome Greetings on behalf of the Department of Music at Southwestern Adventist University. We are...

Orchestra Participants

  Orchestra Participants Jordan Bofetiado CELLO Burton Adventist Academy Kyle Mather CELLO ...

Symphony Orchestra

The Festival Orchestra   Greetings, The Festival Orchestra is open to high school and academy instrumentalists from across the country. This year the ensemble is directed by...

Jeffrey

Jeffrey Loeffert serves as Associate Professor of Saxophone at Oklahoma State University. During the summer months, Loeffert teaches at the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan, the Great...